EPSRC Impact Acceleration Account 2017-2020

We are pleased to announce that the University has been awarded the sum of £840,000 to renew its EPSRC Impact Acceleration Account for the period 2017 – 2020. 

This fund is intended to accelerate the development of external impact from EPSRC research by funding projects in collaboration with external partners. The fund was launched on 7th April 2017 and at the same time the first call for proposals was announced.

Deadline for seed funding applications are 9am, 15th May
Deadline for co-funding applications is 9am, 5th June

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Further details of calls can be found in the launch presentation:

The first phase of the IAA from 2012 to 2016 was highly successful. To see examples of the outcomes and the types of projects funded, please see the IAA Brochure.